Bengal’s Digambarpur, India’s Best Gram Panchayat
West Bengal has once again topped in the country with Digambarpur Gram Panchayat (GP) bagging the Centre’s award for the best Gram Panchayat in the country.
Besides this, some more Gram Panchayats in districts including Purulia, Birbhum, and Burdwan have also been awarded special prizes for certain achievements.
The survey was conducted by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Digambarpur GP at Patharpratima block in South 24-Parganas has come up as the best out of 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats in the country.
- West Bengal CM- Mamata Banerjee
- Governor- Keshri Nath Tripathi.